New York, Park Avenue
14 October 1995
A NEEDLEWORK CARPET
SIGNED AND DATED "MSH 1960-1961"
The cream cabbage rose floral garland surrounded lobed medallion centering a rose and grey rosette issuing cabbage rose sprays all on a charcoal grey field with polychrome cabbage rose sprays in each corner all within a cream and grey scrolling rinceaux border
approximately 15ft. 10in. x 7ft. (483cm. x 214cm.)
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Mildred Hilson was an avid needleworker and examples of her carpets and screens were scattered throughout her Waldorf Towers apartment. This carpet was worked in 1960-1961.
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